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Workshop Sketching Fossils

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On Wednesday 15 and 22 November, the Hunebed Center will open its registers especially for illustrators! Led by painter Esther Schlebos, a two-day workshop will take place where you will have the opportunity to closely examine and sketch real fossils and faithful replicas.

Bring your favorite materials; sketchbook, paper, pencil, fineliners, etc. Possibly watercolor paint for washed drawings. (but not acrylic and/or oil paint). The Hunebed Center provides good workplaces in the form of tables, chairs and good lighting for the fossils. There will be skulls of a Woolly Rhino, Saber-tooth Tiger and Steppe Wisent. Large bones of Mammoths, but also skulls of various hominins including Neanderthals. The workshop will be held in the Granietzaal.

Don't wait too long to register for this unique workshop because there is limited space!

For whom?
This workshop is suitable for adults and children aged 14 and over. Both beginners and people with drawing experience are welcome.

Participants must bring their own (favorite) drawing materials. (no acrylic and/or oil paint)

The workshops will take place on Wednesday 15 & 22 November. 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
(slight overtime is possible)

€30 pp for both days. This includes a cup of coffee/tea and something tasty.

There is room for a maximum of 15 participants. You can register by emailing to
(Please include name & telephone number when registering)